from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To accustom by frequent repetition or prolonged exposure.
- intransitive v. To cause physiological or psychological habituation, as to a drug.
- intransitive v. Psychology To experience habituation.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To turn into a habit, to make habitual.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To make accustomed; to accustom; to familiarize.
- transitive v. To settle as an inhabitant.
- adj. Firmly established by custom; formed by habit; habitual.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To accustom; make familiar by habit or customary experience.
- To settle as an inhabitant in a place.
- Synonyms 1. To inure, harden, familiarize (with).
- Inveterate by custom; formed by habit; habitual.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. take or consume (regularly or habitually)
- v. make psychologically or physically used (to something)
From Middle English, accustomed, from Late Latin habituātus, past participle of habituārī, to be in a condition, from Latin habitus, condition, habit; see habit.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)